Special Features

The Journey of an Android Software Rollout

Besides new smartphone announcements, the most-read articles here on our blog are those that include info on all things Android. We’re Xperia users ourselves (obviously) and know how exciting it is to have a shiny new version of Android breathe new life into your device. Whilst we’ve made positive strides over the past couple of …

XZ Premium vs. trampoline dodgeball

Ever since our innovative Motion Eye Camera™ first brought Super slow motion and Predictive Capture into our hands with XZ Premium (and now also available on XZ1 and XZ1 Compact), we’ve been searching for the best way to put the feature to the test. So, naturally, we took a handset down to our local trampoline …

Magic tricks revealed: XZ Premium vs a Magician

Xperia XZ Premium’s Super slow motion feature is capable of capturing 4x more frames than typical smartphone slow mo. This means you’re able to discover a whole new level of detail that isn’t normally visible to the naked eye. To put it to the test we hired – who better – a magician. Magicians are …

Sony and The Beautiful Game: Guest Post

It’s 1992, Boyz II Men are dominating charts, Sony had just launched the pioneering Handycam® series with the CCD-VX1 and the state of football changed forever; The Premier League was founded. Argued by many as the “Greatest League in The World”, in 25 years the Premier League has served up some incredible sporting moments to …

Xperia XZ Premium officially named “Best New Smartphone at MWC 2017”

Barcelona, 2nd March 2017, The GSMA today announced that Xperia XZ Premium is the “Best New Smartphone or Connected Mobile Device at MWC 2017” at the annual Global Mobile Awards (Glomo Awards). The Glomo Award is the latest of 30 accolades (and counting) received while attending Mobile World Congress 2017 for Sony Mobile’s innovation flagship, with …

Welcome to the new-look Sony Xperia Blog

We’ve had a refresh over here at the Sony Mobile global news blog. What do you think? As well as looking a bit slicker you’ll notice we’ve recently started to post on some fresh new subjects. We’ll still share all the latest news and info on all things Sony Xperia™, but will also be doing …

Sony’s first flagship, Xperia™ XZ and premium Xperia™ X Compact with triple image sensing technology

IFA, Berlin, 1st September 2016 – Sony Mobile today announced two incredible additions to its new X series smartphones. Continuing the vision set out at MWC in February, the flagship Xperia XZ and premium Xperia X Compact offer an even more intelligent, personalised experience. “With Xperia we want to assist you when and where it matters …